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If you haven't been together last 4 years, would you

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If you haven't been together for the last 4 years, would you be responsible for the persons debts if they died
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Canada Law
Expert:  Debra replied 2 years ago.
It doesn't matter whether you are together or not. No one is responsible for another's debts as between them and the creditor.\That is even the case for spouses who are legally married and together. You are only responsible for your own debts as far as the creditor is concerned.